Increased frequency of osteoporosis and BMD below the expected range for age among South Korean women with rheumatoid arthritis
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, 04/27/2012
Lee SG et al. – The prevalence of osteoporosis in the rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients was 1.9 times higher than in healthy subjects. Glucocorticoid use was a risk factor for generalized bone loss in female RA patients.